Colorado contains seven schools that offer wedding planning programs. Emily Griffith Opportunity School, the highest-ranking wedding planning school in CO, has a total student population of 2,230 and is the 2063rd highest ranked school in America.
Wedding Planning students from Colorado schools who go on to become wedding planners, event planners, wedding consultants, bridal consultants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,530 people working as meeting and convention planners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $48,060. Also, Travel agents make on average $32,450 per year and there are about 76,990 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 1,500 employed travel agents earning an average yearly salary of $32,000. Meeting and convention planners in this state earn $48,500/yr and there are 1,270 employed.
Also, within the wedding planning schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from wedding planning, there are 2501 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,103 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,337, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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